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  • Newborn Screening Tests for Parents

    Newborn screening tests look for harmful or potentially fatal disorders that aren't apparent at birth. Find out which tests are done and which disorders they're designed to detect.

  • Medical Care and Your Newborn for Parents

    By the time you hold your new baby for the first time, you've probably chosen your little one's doctor. Learn about your newborn's medical care.

  • Transient Tachypnea of the Newborn (TTN) for Parents

    For some newborns, the first few breaths of life may be faster and more labored than normal because of a lung condition called transient tachypnea of the newborn (TTN).

  • Common Diagnoses in the NICU for Parents

    Learn about common NICU conditions, what causes them, how they're diagnosed, how they're treated, and how long babies might stay in the unit.

  • The First Day of Life for Parents

    Your baby's here! Find out what to expect on that special day first day of life.

  • Jaundice in Healthy Newborns for Parents

    A common condition in newborns, jaundice refers to the yellow color of the skin and whites of the eyes caused by excess bilirubin in the blood.

  • Your Newborn's Growth for Parents

    A newborn's growth and development is measured from the moment of birth. Find out if your baby's size is normal, and what to expect as your baby grows.

  • Health Problems of Preemies for Parents

    Sometimes premature babies are born with health problems. Learn more about some of those problems here.

  • How Will I Know if My Child Has Trouble Hearing? for Parents

    Find out what the experts have to say.

  • Auditory Neuropathy Spectrum Disorder (ANSD) for Parents

    Some kids have hearing loss due to auditory neuropathy spectrum disorder (ANSD), a problem in the transmission of sound from the inner ear to the brain.